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Nordeste Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Nordeste, Concelho de Nordeste, Açores

Last modified: 2024-07-06 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Nordeste commune flag] 2:3, image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 June 2024
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain blue field.
Source: Sérgio Horta´s webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 27 June 2024

Coat of arms

Shield Argent with base wavy of Argent and Vert, issuant from base a mount Sable; in chief a dragon rampant Vert, armed and tongued Gules, holding by his forepaws a compass rose Azure with a pile Gules into the Nordeastern direction. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black capitals "FREGUESIA DE NORDESTE".
Source: this webpage
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 15 July 2018

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 23 January 2003
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 15 July 2018

Presentation of Nordeste

Nordeste Commune is one of the nine communes of Nordeste Municipality; it had 1334 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 23,1 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 15 July 2018

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